Woodlands and Tyndale Primary Schools appoint permanent headteachers ​​​​​​​

Headteachers have been appointed with immediate effect.

Woodlands Primary School and Tyndale Primary School in Yate, South Gloucestershire have both appointed permanent headteachers. Rachel Dean (left) has been appointed as Headteacher for Woodlands Primary School and Kirsty Borrill (right) as Headteacher for Tyndale Primary School, with immediate effect.

Mrs Dean and Mrs Borrill have been dedicated members of staff at Greenshaw Learning Trust’s primary schools for a number of years. Mrs Dean has been Interim Headteacher and formerly Deputy Headteacher at Woodlands Primary School. Mrs Borrill was formerly Headteacher for Woodlands Primary School, before joining Tyndale Primary School as Interim Headteacher.

Will Smith, Chief Operating Officer for the Greenshaw Learning Trust, commented: “Mrs Dean and Mrs Borrill have been doing an outstanding job in their acting roles and we are delighted to make their positions permanent.  Since Tyndale joined the Trust in June 2019, the school has established excellent links with our other primary schools, in particular with Woodlands.  This collaboration and these appointments will ensure the excellent work taking place across both schools continues.”